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Suicide survivor support group to meet
Sanford's Singla passes national boards
Artisan bread sale set
Ambassadors congratulate Choice Therapy
Igniting a 'spark' at Bemidji Middle School: Reinvigorated program hopes to improve attendance
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU skates to 1-1 draw with LSSU, wins first-ever shootout
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks fall short to Apollo
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Northern knocks off Bemidji State
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers fall flat in 88-61 loss
BHS wrestling in action at Brainerd
Glenn Arnold Conlon
Cloyd Olaf Kilde
Bruce Robert Smith
PRIME TIME: From grieving a loss to celebrating a life
PRIME TIME: A fiery idea for a motion picture
PRIME TIME: Readers Theater volunteers bring performances to elementary schools
PRIME TIME: No pain, no strain, just gain at the Activity Center
PRIME TIME: ‘LAWKI,’ or Life As We Know It
After offending American Indians, Ralphie May backs Standing Rock
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Winter here, ice fishing will start soon
Where to fish when the lakes freeze: Numerous destinations within a few hours’ drive
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
PRIME TIME: Traveling through the landscapes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We deserve respectable representation in government
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Country deserves better from its president
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s restore integrity to election process
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Perseverance pays off
July 13, 2016
Bemidji goes Blue: Bemidji community supports officers in wake of shootings (W/ VIDEO)
BEMIDJI -- While law enforcement nationwide are receiving heavy backlash following police shootings of two black men in Louisiana and Minnesota,...
July 13, 2016 - 7:53pm
July 9, 2016
Healthcare Not Handcuffs: Community discusses drug addiction, mental health
BEMIDJI—Nearly 40 community members turned out Saturday to discuss mental health, racism in the justice system, foster care and drug addiction...
July 9, 2016 - 6:34pm
July 1, 2016
Crime report for June 30
Sheriff’s ReportThe Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Thursday: Accident11:27 a.m. Officers responded to...
July 1, 2016 - 5:30pm
Police arrest suspect in Moorhead homicide, arson case
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Justin Marshal Critt had many previous encounters with police before he emerged as the suspect in a killing that also involved...
July 1, 2016 - 5:17pm
June 30, 2016
UPDATED: Person of interest charged with sexual assault, murder of Fargo woman
FARGO – With a bloody shirt linking a man to the homicide of a Fargo woman, prosecutors have charged him with sexually assaulting and murdering...
June 30, 2016 - 7:05pm
June 22, 2016
Crime report for June 21
Sheriff’s ReportThe Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: Boat3:54 p.m. Officers received a call of...
June 22, 2016 - 7:01pm
June 15, 2016
Police conducting DNA tests to see where severed fingers in East Grand Forks came from
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- East Grand Forks police still can’t put their finger on where two severed fingers that were found in late May at an East Grand Forks campsite came from -- but police say there are a few new theories. Melissa and Monty Atkinson were setting up at a Red...
June 15, 2016 - 6:39pm
June 7, 2016
Crime report for June 6
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Tuesday. Assault 1:36 p.m. An officer responded to a report...
June 7, 2016 - 6:26pm
June 2, 2016
Grand Forks paraprofessional fired after walking around school drunk, report says
GRAND FORKS -- A paraprofessional at Valley Middle School in Grand Forks was fired at the end of April for being intoxicated during the school...
June 2, 2016 - 3:53pm
May 11, 2016
Alexandria police investigating bank robbery
The Alexandria Police Department (APD) is seeking the public's help in identifying a bank robbery suspect. The robbery was reported at US Bank,...
May 11, 2016 - 4:54pm
May 10, 2016
Minors on charter bus cited with underage drinking after reports of man urinating in public in Crookston
CROOKSTON—Five minors were cited with drinking underage after a charter bus of passengers was stopped Friday in Crookston, according to a news release. Crookston police were dispatched at 9:55 p.m. Friday to 204 W. Second St. for a report of a man urinating on some steps before...
May 10, 2016 - 2:28pm
May 3, 2016
Theft suspect runs through restaurant, caught hiding in vehicle in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Alexandria police chased a 22-year-old Fargo man on foot and through a restaurant before arresting him Monday afternoon. Officers were called to Walmart about 3:45 p.m. for a theft and transaction card fraud. The suspect was reportedly stealing items and attempting...
May 3, 2016 - 12:49pm
April 25, 2016
Minot man charged with recklessly firing gun in Moorhead motel room
MOORHEAD—A man who described himself to police as a Second Amendment activist was arrested after allegedly discharging a handgun in a Moorhead...
April 25, 2016 - 4:19pm
March 4, 2016
Police seek suspects in stabbing outside Woodbury high school
WOODBURY, Minn. — Police were looking for suspects Friday in connection with the stabbing of a 16-year-old boy after a basketball game Thursday at East Ridge High School in Woodbury. Police said Friday the victim remained in critical condition with multiple stab wounds, and authorities...
March 4, 2016 - 5:26pm
December 8, 2015
Fire at Somali shop intentional, marshals say: Days after apparent vandalism, community members call blaze that heavily damaged Juba Coffee House a hate crime
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Though investigators have "no idea" what motivated the deliberate torching of a Somali restaurant in Grand Forks, community...
December 8, 2015 - 9:29pm